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Environmental Engineer – English

By April 14, 2024 No Comments



Netherlands: The Hague, Rotterdam-Botlek
Depends on experience
English (Fluent)
Hiring type:
1 year with view to extension
Start date:
Job ref.:
Prolet Paunov
+31 (0)70 311 7822


Our international client, a world-leading organisation in the oil and gas industry develops, engineers, and operates some of the world’s largest industrial gas projects. 

They are now looking for an Environmental Engineer to join their team in The Hague or in Rotterdam/Botlek.

Job Profile for Environmental Engineer

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Handle permit applications and negotiations with regulatory agencies for new projects or modifications (MOC) to ensure timely compliance with permit conditions for plant changes
  • Forge strong ties with environmental regulatory leaders to shape policy and manage regulatory issues in support of company interests
  • Collaborate with various departments and teams, including Business Development, Engineering, Legal, Environment Health & Safety (EHS), and Government Relations, to develop environmental project concepts and strategies for internal management and customer presentation
  • Evaluate the project relative to EHS regulations and AP standards and identify compliance tasks, procedures, methods, and tools to comply with issued environmental permits and applicable regulations
  • Provide EHS support to develop and coach the project teams in all aspects of the implementation of the management system 
  • Maintain and improve programs and work processes across all environmental media to comply with environmental regulations, permit requirements, internal policies and standards
  • Monitor and interpret new and emerging EHS legislation, and industry codes of practice that impact existing and new businesses
  • Provide credible and technically sound advice and calculations to support certification of hydrogen or other products as required by the business, working with the corporate sustainability team 
  • Train and hand off compliance responsibilities to other environmental and operations personnel
  • Provide backup for the European Environmental advisor
  • Engage with all levels of the company organisation (operators, supervisors, site managers, drivers, customer engineering, Business Area General Managers, Operational Managers and Line Managers
  • Be the first point of Environmental support for project managers and the Hydrogen Energy Supplier business

Candidate Profile for Environmental Engineer

  • Must be fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Engineering background and Bachelor’s degree are preferred or equivalent qualifications in Environmental Science, or a related field of study with demonstrated relevant technical experience 
  • An advanced degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Business, or Law is desirable
  • 5+ years of experience supporting and/or leading the environmental permitting process for large industrial or pipeline projects
  • Excellent presentation, one-on-one interpersonal, and negotiating skills. The ability to reduce complex technical and regulatory elements into language that non-environmental and non-technical people can understand
  • 10-20% domestic and international travel, this could change subject to project activity 

What Our Client Offers

  • 26 vacation days
  • Travel cost reimbursement
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension plan
  • Developing a career with one of the market’s leaders
  • Employee Recognition and Referral Programs

Already imagine yourself in this position? To make the first step, click Apply or email us your CV at cv@bluelynx.com

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